The Stone Ridge Montessori
School is an advancED accredited
Montessori school, which has been a part of the Aldie and Stone
Ridge communities since 2009. Offering programs for children ages 10
months – 12 years, the spectrum of programmatic offerings is rivaled
only by their depth and substance.
For nearly a decade, each year, students and families have
experienced all of what makes Stone Ridge Montessori so unique; its
faculty and staff, its commitment to early childhood education through
the Montessori philosophy, and its connection and roots in and of the
Today, the Stone Ridge Montessori School has clearly established
itself as the Metro area’s leading early childhood educational provider.
As the areas only “advancED” accredited traditional Montessori school,
Stone Ridge Montessori is committed to providing our students with only
the very best. The long standing reputation and track record this
local center has, for caring, educating, and connecting with each family
and student is simply of no equal.
For more information about the Stone Ridge Montessori School,
prospective student families are encouraged to contact us for more
specific information and to arrange a school tour.
Our Commitment to Success
Today, the significance of early childhood education, sometimes
referred to as “Pre-K Education’ has garnered increasing public
attention. The Stone Ridge Montessori School has been ahead of this
issue, for literally decades. Since its founding, the Stone
Ridge Montessori School has recognized the significance of the first six
years of a child’s life; understanding that these formative years set
the foundation upon which a child’s life will be built.
Year after year, decade after decade, Stone Ridge Montessori strives
to meet the vast potential of it’s students, with an incredibly unique
and diverse staff and faculty sincerely committed to seeing it realized
in the Montessori system. The results have been unequaled success and
achievement for students, and equally unparalleled satisfaction and
sincere pride from the entire schools’ faculty and staff.
to schedule a tour of the Stone Ridge Montessori School, and begin to
have a conversation about transforming your child’s educational
About the Montessori School System
The Montessori educational system was created more than 100 years ago
by an Italian physician and educator, Maria Montessori. The Montessori
system stresses independence, freedom within limits, and an inherent
respect for a child’s natural, physical and social development.
Specific characteristics of the Montessori system include:
- Mixed age classrooms
- Students choose from an arrange of instructional options
- Uninterrupted blocks of work time
- Students learn through hands-on work with materials
- Specialized Montessori educational materials
- Freedom of movement within the classroom
- A trained Montessori teacher
In addition, many Montessori schools design their programs with
reference to Montessori’s model of human development from her published